Ruby Lott-Lavigna

Staff Writer

Save Yourselves

We Spoke to Kids Skipping School for the Global Climate Strike

“Why do I care about the climate? I don't like dying.”
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
2 days ago
Food

I Had an Identity Crisis Visiting All the Food Spots with the Same Name as Me

Ruby’s Cafe, Ruby’s Bar, Ruby House Chinese takeaway – what could they teach me about my personal brand?
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
3 days ago
Food

Remembering Jamie’s Italian for What it Was: Just Fine

Twenty Jamie’s Italian branches are to close as the celebrity chef’s restaurant group goes into administration. Rest in power.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
4 days ago
London

One Year On, Peckham Levels Is Struggling to Keep Its Promises

The Southwark Council-backed conversion of a disused car park into a ‘cultural destination’ was heralded as an innovative community venture. Now, many of those involved say that it has failed BAME residents.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
5 days ago
food banks

UK Food Banks Gave Out a Record 1.6 Million Food Parcels Last Year

According to The Trussell Trust, this is the fifth year in a row that food bank usage has risen, and the biggest annual increase in five years.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
4.25.19
Easter

I Can’t Stop Thinking About This Chick-Shaped Bao Filled with Fried Chicken

IT IS A CHICK BAO FILLED WITH THE FLESH OF A CHICKEN.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
4.18.19
Save Yourselves

Guinness Is Making Its Packaging Plastic-Free

Drinks manufacturer Diageo plans to replace the plastic film used to package the Irish stout with recyclable cardboard.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
4.15.19
not an ad

Bow Down to Aubergine Pickle, the God-Tier Condiment

Bottom-tier: piccalilli and own-brand ketchup. Mid-tier: mayonnaise and HP Sauce. God-tier: aubergine pickle.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
4.12.19
WTF

We Tried Cadbury Creme Egg Mayo, the World's Most Cursed Condiment

Burn in hell, Creme Egg mayonnaise.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
4.10.19
Save Yourselves

Plastic Bottles, Not Bags, Cause the Worst Pollution to Europe's Waterways

According to new research from Plastic Oceans UK and the Earthwatch Institute, plastic bottles account for 14 percent of all plastic waste.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
4.9.19
Save Yourselves

Plastic Bottles, Not Bags, Cause the Worst Pollution to Europe's Waterways

According to new research from Plastic Oceans UK and the Earthwatch Institute, plastic bottles account for 14 percent of all plastic waste.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
4.9.19
Brexit

Wales Is Stockpiling Literal Tonnes of Baked Beans to Prepare for a No-Deal Brexit

Only the essentials then, lads.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
4.5.19
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